Christmas Workshops for Little Kids


We’ve partnered with Darling Harbour to bring you a series of free hands-on workshops for kids! Hosted in our Crackin’ Community Christmas Corner, kids 3 years and older can get creative with arts and craft, food and theatre. All events are free with capacity restrictions and pre-booking is required for some events. Parents and carers are welcome to sit in and watch, however due to capacity there is a limit of one parent/carer per family within our workshop space. Parents and carers are encouraged to wear face masks. Craft tables and stools will be cleaned and sanitised between each session.

Pre-book your parking using the code DQXMAS2020 for $10 at Wilson Parking – Darling Quarter.


We’ve partnered with Darling Harbour to bring you a series of free hands-on workshops for kids! Hosted in our Crackin’ Community Christmas Corner, kids 3 years and older can get creative with arts and craft, food and theatre. All events are free with capacity restrictions and pre-booking is required for some events. Parents and carers are welcome to sit in and watch, however due to capacity there is a limit of one parent/carer per family within our workshop space. Parents and carers are encouraged to wear face masks. Craft tables and stools will be cleaned and sanitised between each session.

Pre-book your parking using the code DQXMAS2020 for $10 at Wilson Parking – Darling Quarter.

Workshops:

Sunday 13 December: Monkey Baa’s Christmas Story Hour  

One of Monkey Baa’s best performers brings a collection of festive stories to life, encouraging kids to act out parts and get involved in the performance. This promises to be an hour of fun performance, magical stories and laughs for kids and parents. To cater to kid-sized attention spans the hour-long reading will include two short breaks. 

This event is free with no booking required. Capacity restrictions apply.

Sunday 13 December: Stocking Decorating  

Kids can come along and decorate their very own stockings to fill with presents. Art supplies will be provided.

This event is free with no booking required. Capacity restrictions apply.

Monday 14 December: Festive Theatre Fun with Monkey Baa

One of Sydney’s leading child performers will lead action packed workshops and performances to help build theatre skills, with a special festive theme for Christmas!

Tickets are free but limited. Suitable for kids 5 years and older.

Book here to reserve your space!

Tuesday 15 December: Christmas Cookie Decorating

Cookies are always a good idea – especially at Christmas time! Hosted by local artisan baker Katherine from Sweets by Sas, Kid will learn how to pipe decorations and go home with a box of up to five delicious Christmas cookies. 

Tickets are free but limited. Suitable for kids 5 years and older. This workshop is not suitable for kids who are intolerant to gluten, eggs or dairy.

Book here to reserve your space! 

Wednesday 16 December: 

Polymer Clay Xmas Decorations

With the help of the craft artists from Made by Me, you’ll learn different ways to work with polymer clay, including cookie cutting, holding and rolling. We’ll provide all the tools and coloured clay, just bring a little creativity!

Tickets are free but limited. Suitable for kids 5 years and older. 

Book to reserve your space! 

Thursday 17 December: Pom Pom Wreath Making 

First learn to craft pom poms, then tie them to your twig wreath along with ribbons and other decorations. Once you’re done, you’ll have a gorgeous Christmas wreath, ready to take home and hang on your door!

Tickets are free but limited. Suitable for kids 5 years and older. 

Book here to reserve your space! 

Friday 18 December: Christmas Cupcake Decorating

For Heaven's Cake, are hosting a deliciously fun Christmas Cupcake decorating workshop for free! Your little ones will be provided up to three pre-made cupcakes, along with cookie currents and delicious coloured fondants for decorating. 

Tickets are free but limited. Suitable for kids 5 years and older. 

Book to reserve your space!

Saturday 19 December: Bauble Decorating 

Little ones will have the chance to decorate their own baubles to hang on their Christmas trees at home. Art supplies will be provided.

This event is free with no booking required. Capacity restrictions apply.

Sunday 20 December: Stocking Decorating

Kids can come along and decorate their very own stockings to fill with presents. Art supplies will be provided.

This event is free with no booking required. Capacity restrictions apply.

In the interest of providing a COVID safe exercise, the following measures will be in place:

  • Please arrive 15minutes before session start time to register.
  • Due to restrictions, kids will need to be seated at tables for the duration
    of the workshops. Parents and carers, we really appreciate your assistance
    with younger children.
  • Parents and carers are welcome to sit in and watch, due to capacity
    however there is a limit of one parent/ carer per family within our show
    space. Additionally, NSW Health strongly recommends audience members
    12 years or older wear a face mask within an indoor performance space.
  • Sanitiser will be available upon entry.
  • Craft tables and stools will be cleaned and sanitised between each session.
  • Sessions may be subject to change.

Our elves are doing everything they can to make your experience magical and safe – please respect and listen to their instructions.

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